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Jose Mourinho to stay at Manchester United

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Explaining the reason for living in a hotel, Mourinho said: "I am very lazy and because I like to arrive in the hotel, I don't want anyone to be anxious because I live in a two square metres room". And Mourinho was upset at suggestions that his decision to live in a hotel, rather than buying a home in Manchester, is a sign of a lack of professionalism or commitment to the job. Read More »

Warriors down Rockets in clash of Western powers

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Golden State led by 10 after a dunk by David West with about 7 1/2 minutes remaining. "Green kept them in the game nearly single-handedly", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said of the Houston native, who scored 29 points, including eight 3-pointers. Read More »

Donald Trump coming to Monday's Georgia-Alabama game

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The president won Alabama by 30 points and Georgia by five over Democrat Hillary Clinton. Nick Ayers, a Georgia native who now serves as Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff, and his wife Jamie Ayers are set to host the President. For Georgia, a president's attendance could bode well: With President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn in the stands at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, Georgia won a national championship by defeating Notre Dame on January 1, 1981. Read More »

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'No rush to involve Virgil van Dijk'

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I fancy him to cope with the hype and show why the Reds have parted with their riches, so am having a small bet on him to land the Man of the Match award at a huge 16/1. I thought we would have played more positively against Bournemouth but lined up with three holding midfielders. "It's a completely different game, but we are 100 per cent sure he will do it". Read More »

Maple Leafs defeat Sharks in six-round shootout

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Kadri grabbed Thornton's rather enormous beard during the scrap. "I had no idea how I ended up with beard". In a throwback display of truculence which mirrored a not-so-uncommon way of starting a game 'back in the day, ' Nazem Kadri and Joe Thornton dropped the gloves and went at it in Toronto Thursday night before numerous ACC's patrons even had a chance to take their seats. Read More »

Son Strike Salvages Point For Spurs Vs West Ham

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The visitors, meanwhile, are priced at 1/4 (1 .25) to enjoy their sixth away win of the season, and the draw is offered at 9/2 (5 .50). Tottenham Hotspur endured a night of frustration against London rivals West Ham United but were spared a shock defeat as Son Heung-min salvaged a 1-1 draw with a stunning late equaliser at Wembley on Thursday. Read More »

Conte blames bad luck for dismal Morata display at Arsenal

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From beginning to end at the Emirates Stadium, both sides traded chances with Arsenal keeper Petr Cech and his opposite number Thibaut Courtois responsible for keeping the scoresheet blank until past the hour mark. Arsenal took the lead through Jack Wilshere but Eden Hazard's penalty and Marcos Alonso put the Blues in front before Hector Bellerin equalised in stoppage time. Read More »

Everton are 'resigned' to losing Ross Barkley, says Sam Allardyce

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The England global has now returned to training after a painstaking rehabilitation and Antonio Conte, the Chelsea head coach, wants to bolster his squad in January. Everton boss Sam Allardyce has revealed the club are close to sealing a deal for Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun. "I think the club was resigned before I got here that they were going to lose Ross. Read More »

Asian No. 1 Kei Nishikori Withdraws From Australian Open

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Lawrence Robertson , the tournament director, revealed that representatives from the tournament had been speaking to Williams' and her team for about three months about potentially playing in the tournament, though the American confirmed to the tournament earlier today she would not be in action. Read More »

Coutinho picks Barcelona shirt number as move edges closer

Coutinho is set to become the second-most expensive footballer of all time, behind his old friend Neymar, who sealed a €222 million move to Paris Saint-Germain from Barça last summer. Asked whether he had to consider the possibility of having to replace Coutinho in January, Klopp added: "Whatever you can consider it is not my cup of tea". Read More »

Salah could make it a hat-trick of awards

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The Egyptian worldwide has made a phenomenal start to his Liverpool career since signing in a £36.9m deal from Roma in the summer, scoring 23 goals in 29 games in all competitions as Jurgen Klopp's side qualified for the last 16 of the Champions League and stayed very much in the hunt for a top-four finish in the Premier League. Read More »

Bucks' Antetokounmpo leads NBA All-Star balloting

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In the Eastern Conference , Antetokounmpo (863,416), James (856,080) and Philadelphia's Joel Embiid were the top three frontcourt players in the first fan vote. The setup for this year's All-Star Game, which will be played in Los Angeles on February 18, is different from the traditional format in which the two conferences played against each other. Read More »

Antonio Conte not expecting David Luiz to leave Chelsea in January

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David Luiz's and Antonio Conte had a major spat after Chelsea's humiliating defeat at the hands of AS Roma in the Champions League and since then the Brazilian has not featured in any game for the Blues. "For us in this period we must be very focused on our target, Tomorrow we have a very tough game against Arsenal and we need to find the right concentration". Read More »

Wenger insists he won't sell Sanchez to Manchester City

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Afterwards Pep Guardiola said: " Gabriel Jesus is injured, he will be out for maybe one month or two months". ARSENE WENGER has rubbished talk of a rift between Alexis Sanchez and the rest of the Arsenal squad. Meanwhile, Sanchez will be expecting to feature for Arsenal when the Gunners return to Premier League action on Wednesday night with a crunch clash against Chelsea at The Emirates. Read More »

Steelers offensive coordinator Haley injured in NYE fall

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So far, no arrests have been made. Haley is recovering from a hip injury he sustained outside of a Pittsburgh bar on New Year's Eve. According to NFL Network's Mike Garofolo, the spokeswoman said: "The scuffle was quickly ended". "No injuries. No charges". He is expected to return to the office this week to participate in preparations for the playoffs. But after Haley and his wife left the bar, Haley was reportedly shoved down . Read More »

Everton to sign £25m Cenk Tosun

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The 26-year-old has scored 14 goals this season, four in the Champions League , for reigning Turkish champions Besiktas and is viewed as the man to revive a struggling Everton attack which has suffered since Romelu Lukaku's summer departure. Read More »

LaVar Ball is the founder of the National Basketball Association, according to Google

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When you type " NBA founder" into a Google search, Ball's picture shows up as the first thing under the results. "Clearly we dropped the ball", the spokesperson said. Ball also told ESPN last month he plans to create the JBA, a league that would pay top college-aged players up to $10,000 month to play in a league that would replace the NCAA, whose amateurism rules prevent players from making money. Read More »

Jon Gruden will replace Jack Del Rio as Raiders head coach

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The Raiders are officially in the midst of a coaching search. "I hope I'm a candidate", Gruden told the San Jose Mercury News . Well, sort of. The technical term both applies and doesn't, considering they need a new head coach after firing Jack Del Rio Sunday yet have already locked on their guy. Read More »

Sharapova, Halep open 2018 season with victory

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The Russian player paved her way through the first-round match by stomping over Romania's Mihaela Buzarnescu by 6-3, 6-0 in an hour and 20 minutes. "It's my first time here, so I didn't know what to expect", she said after the match. No. 8-seeded Tima Babos had a 6-1, 6-1 win over Wang Xiyu. Interesting starts include (5) Wang vs. the upset specialist Riske (winner to meet Sharapova), and (2) Ostapenko vs. Read More »

Wenger: Quality of Arsenal and Chelsea never been closer

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Perhaps it suits the Italian to have others claiming the spotlight. Back then, the storm clouds were gathering. Conte displayed his ruthless and stubborn streak by backing his way last season and he has arguably overcome even greater difficulties this time around to spark another winning run. Read More »

McCarthy ready for Crystal Palace reunion; Bertrand returns

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Though the Saints were able to hold Manchester United to a goalless draw in their last outing, they have not tasted victory since trashing Everton 4-1 on November 26, 2017. Now McCarthy has his sights set on ending Saints' eight-match winless run at the expense of some familiar faces. Despite not conceding at Old Trafford last weekend, Southampton have only managed to keep two clean sheets at St. Read More »

Boss proud as Palace hold City

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Many analysts see that Roy Hodgson's side's strength against a City side that are at their best is a great achievement, but how exactly did this happen? Zaha has been key to a revival that has lifted Palace away from the relegation zone and won the late penalty from which they failed to score in a 0-0 home draw with leaders Manchester City on Saturday. Read More »

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's honeymoon 2.0!

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Finally, the newly wedded couple Virat Kholi and Anushka Sharma posted their South Africa's trip photo on social media account and is a that is a just fantastic pic of them. Kohli has been out and about with his teammates and their families in Cape Town , where the first Test will be played. Anushka will soon return to India to resume the shooting of her upcoming film. Read More »

'Nobody knows what will happen' - Wenger on Sanchez

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The forward was so angry that he told friends at the time that he never wanted to play for Arsenal again. Sanchez's dip in performances has been a major talking point among the coaches and in the dressing room and it did blow up at Southampton earlier this month. Read More »

Muguruza pulls up injured in Brisbane

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The two-time Grand Slam victor received medical treatment before deciding to pull the pin in her only event ahead of the Australian Open. "I start to feel my calves were cramping". The 24th player to hold the top spot would have needed to reach the final in Brisbane to have a chance of usurping current No.1 Simona Halep, who needs to beat Duan Ying-Ying tomorrow at the Shenzhen Open to maintain her status; should the Romanian lose, Caroline Wozniacki can leapfrog both Halep and Muguruza ... Read More »

Liverpool Defeat Nahki Wells & Burnley 2-1

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In a scenario that looked like Liverpool might drop points again, they finish the festive season by besting Burnley 1-2 at Turf Moor. Mane scored a brilliant opener - only his second Premier League strike since August - and may have to play a key role against Everton, but Klopp will not prevent him from travelling to Africa. Read More »

Bayern to sign Leon Goretzka in the summer

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But on New Year's Day Germany's Sport 1 claim there's no deal whatsoever. Goretzka's contract is set to expire at the end of the season and has been linked with Liverpool and Juventus . "Jurgen Klopp passion", read the post, however, it's worth noting that Bayern Munich's Joshua Kimmich also liked the post and it's unlikely he has an impending move to Liverpool lined up. Read More »

India and Pakistan exchange 27th list of nuclear installations

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The Indian government will also share a list of Pakistani prisoners in Indian jails with the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi , a Foreign Office statement said. Spy Jadhav is now on death row after a military court gave him capital punishment for involvement in espionage. The Agreement, which was signed on 31 December, 1988 and entered into force on 27 January, 1991 provides, inter alia, that the two countries inform each other of nuclear installations and facilities to be covered ... Read More »

Man City says Gabriel Jesus sustained medial ligament damage

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But Jesus himself revealed on Instagram that he is not likely to require an operation. The Brazilian over-extended during the challenge and suffered an injury to the exterior of his left knee. On top of the injuries, David Silva has played just one of City's last five games due to personal reasons. It is what it is. Once injuries begin to drain the squad, fatigue can set in among those players left standing, with the physical toll truly beginning to tell in April and May, when batteries ... Read More »

United back to winning ways at Goodison

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Jose Mourinho's side began their first match of the new year at Everton without first-choice striker Romelu Lukaku , but Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard both scored superb goals in the second-half to wrap up three points for United. Read More »

Manchester City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered knee ligament injury at Crystal Palace

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Jesus is expected to face a lengthy period on the sidelines with scans expected to determine the extent of the injury within the coming days, the Premier League leaders announced on Monday evening. ARSENAL MANAGER ARSENE Wenger has this afternoon set a new record of managing 811 Premier League games, surpassing Sir Alex Ferguson's 810 league fixtures in charge of Manchester United. Read More »

Phil Taylor believes he has left darts in safe hands

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I believe in my ability and that's how I got here. Nothing, though, could disrupt one of the best performances in darts history. Rob Cross has had a brilliant rise up the rankings this year getting into the top ten in his first full year as a professional player and he has a chance to cap it off by becoming World Champion. Read More »